E-number: 213

Name: Calcium Benzoate
Alternative Names :Benzoic acid calcium salt trihydrate.

Function: Preservative
Status: Halaal
Source: benzoic acid

Health Info!!

Health Code: Red
Asthma, hives, anaphylaxis, hyperactivity, behavioural problems, eczema, aspirin sensitive people may wish to avoid, NRC

Uses: Brewed soft drinks, non-dairy dip, chewing gum, fruit juice, margarine, ice cream